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Oh, Help! Rusty Cast-Iron Pan

BrocBroc Posts: 1,398
edited 5:22AM in EggHead Forum
OK -- What's a guy gonna do to re-claim a rusty ole frying pan? :ohmy:

Any good links to recommend -- ? :unsure:

:whistle: Broc :ermm:


    Hey Broc,

    I have never had to use it yet but the author of this site seems to know what he is doing. Good luck.


  • Cotton towel with cooking oil on it and wipe it down.
    I clean my cast iron after a cook with newspaper. Very seldom does water to clean ever touch my cast iron.
  • Carolina QCarolina Q Posts: 12,991
    David (panman) is good about answering emails too. Very prompt and informative the couple of times I have written.

    [email protected]

    I hate it when I go to the kitchen for food and all I find are ingredients!


    Central Connecticut 

  • BrocBroc Posts: 1,398
    Thanks for the links!

    I'm checkin' 'em out!

    ~ Broc
  • ibandaibanda Posts: 549
    Never done it but a cousin that I think knows what he's talking about says build an outdoor fire and shove a rusty cast iron skillet right into it. Says it's the best thing to do to recover a rusty skillet.
    "Bacon tastes gooood, pork chops taste gooood." - Vincent Vega, Pulp Fiction
    Small and Large BGE in Oklahoma City.
  • Cast Iron skillets can warp if you put it right in to a fire. Butthe fire won't get rid of rust anyway you need to wirebrush it and reseason it.
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